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Architecture Lectures – University of Miami, Fall 2014

  The University of Miami School of Architecture has also recently announced it’s Fall 2014 lineup of speakers for their Call to Order series.  This series is thematically centered in the concept of a re-appearence of a larger engagement with history, … Continue reading

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Architecture Lectures at FIU, Fall 2014

Florida International University’s School of Architecture lecture series is well under way with only 5 lectures left on the schedule.  Events are taking place between the main campus and their satellite location, the Miami Beach Urban Studios. This week they … Continue reading

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Wynwood Gateway Park – Meet the Winners Part II

Above is a video that chronicles the winning design, “Wynwood Greenhouse”.  You can get a sense of what the trio were going for in their design proposal. Enjoy! To follow future news on the Wynwood Greenhouse Park please visit: http://www.wynwoodgreenhouse.org/

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Wynwood Gateway Park Competition – Meet the Winners

Born in New Orleans in 1979, Nick Gelpi received his Bachelor’s of Architecture degree from Tulane University, in 2002 and his Masters of Science in Advanced Archtiecture Design from Columbia University in the City of New York in 2003. After graduation, Gelpi … Continue reading

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Wynwood Gateway Park Competition Winners Announced!

   

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Adnan Morshed lectures at Wolfsonian FIU in Miami Beach on Friday

Date:  Friday, September 19, 2014 – 7:00pm Location:  Wolfsonian-FIU, 1001 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach, FL Event Information Exhibition Talk Impossible Heights: Skyscrapers, Flight, and the Master Builder by Adnan Morshed Adnan Morshed will discuss his forthcoming publication, Impossible Heights: Skyscrapers, Flight, and … Continue reading

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Call to Order Lecture Series: Nader Tehrani at UM

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Oh Snap! (Miami) – Reception on Photography in Downtown

Snap! Miami  p r e s e n t s  ‘ALL ABOUT WARHOL’   FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2014, 7:00-10:00 PM 117 NE 1ST AVE MIAMI 33132 RSVP TO THE EVENT ► http://www.eventbrite.com/e/snap-miami-presents-all-about-warhol-tickets-12841582519  A personal vision of The Hilton Brothers,’ a collaboration between … Continue reading

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Groundbreaking for 250 Wynwood

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MCAD hosts Celebration for Rodolphe El-Khoury

*RSVP with AIA Miami

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All Buildings Great & Small – Exhibit at the Coral Gables Museum

All Buildings Great & Small is an exhibit of new building designs for a better city. Exhibited works include drawings and models of new building prototypes for Coral Gables and Wynwood, and of the existing buildings that inspired them. In … Continue reading

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Wynwood Gateway Park Competition Finalists Announced!

Metro 1 Announces Finalists for the Imagine, Design and Build Competition 11 teams from around the world were chosen as finalists to submit their designs for the Wynwood Gateway Park MIAMI – (June 23, 2014) – Metro 1 – Miami’s … Continue reading

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Meet WE-DESIGNS, DawnTown Design/Build 2 Finalist

  The bad part of running a design competition is that you rarely interact with the participants, so it’s always a treat when one of them comes to visit.  Meet Wendy W Fok, creative director of WE DESIGNS LLC and recent … Continue reading

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ALTERNATIVE MOBILITIES DESIGN COMPETITION WINNERS ANNOUNCED!

The last Friday of the month in Miami is a notable date for cyclists, as it marks the monthly Critical Mass bike ride around the city. To coincide with this news, DawnTown is pleased to announce the winners of the … Continue reading

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Final Jury announced for Wynwood Gateway Park Competition

We’ve added TWO new very talented members to our already impressive list of jurors: – Architecture critic and journalist James Russell, who has written for Bloomberg News and Architectural Record.  Mr. Russell is also an adjunct professor at the Spitzer School of Architecture … Continue reading

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Nick Gelpi – Creative Mornings & DawnTown Design/Build Finalist

Nick Gelpi is a relatively new arrival in the Miami architecture scene.  It has taken the New York transplant to make waves for himself.  Currently, Nick is an Assistant Professor in Architecture at Florida International University’s College of Architecture and … Continue reading

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A New Dean in Miami

From time to time, we try to present relevant news from the world of academia here on our DawnTown blog.  Since we are about promoting the architecture scene of Miami to the rest of world, it is only fitting that … Continue reading

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QUESTIONS & ANSWERS: WYNWOOD GATEWAY PARK COMPETITION

Below are the questions & answers for the Wynwood Gateway Park Competition.   We have also included an image below showing the site. I would like to register for the competition with a proposal I have in mind. How do … Continue reading

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2 Weeks Remain for Alternative Mobilities!

May is Bike Month according to the League of American Bicyclists.  Coincidentally, it’s also the deadline for DawnTown’s 6th Ideas Competition – ALTERNATIVE MOBILITIES! There’s still time to register at our Eventbrite page, and you can get your hands on … Continue reading

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Design with Company Winning Entry – Video

Starting with the winner, we will be displaying the submitted video entries from our second Design/Build Competition.  Enjoy!  

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